September is Prostate Cancer Awareness month
Whereas, Prostate cancer constitutes 19% of all cancer diagnoses and 8% of all cancer deaths; and
Whereas, In Ohio an estimated 5,840 new cases of prostate cancer and an estimated 1,020 deaths will occur; and
Whereas, Men with relatives – father, brother, son – with a history of prostate cancer are twice as likely to develop the disease; and
Whereas, Veterans are 1.5 times more likely to get prostate cancer; and
Whereas, Prostate cancer is most commonly diagnosed cancer in American Men and the third leading cause of cancer death behind lung and colon cancer; and
Whereas, this year approximately 161,360 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in the United States alone every year – that’s one man every 3.3 minutes and roughly 26,730 die this year from the disease – which is one man every 20 minutes; and
Whereas, 1 in 8 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer. African American men are at the highest risk for the disease with a rate of 1 in 6 men. African American men are 2.3 times more likely to die from the disease: and
Whereas, Education regarding prostate cancer and early detection strategies is critical to saving lives, preserving, and protecting our families; and
Whereas, all men are at risk for prostate cancer and we encourage the citizens of (City) to increase the importance of prostate screenings.
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
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City of Gahanna
200 S. Hamilton Rd.
Gahanna, Ohio 43230
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Ray Hoetger is among the three million! I will continue to fight for awareness and funding.
Guys you need to step up and get tested your life may depend on it.
September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness month
Rossford, Ohio 2016
On behalf of Mayor MacKinnon, I have attached the proclamation for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month as you requested. We did use the verbiage that was included at the end of your email. Thank you.
City of Rossford
133 Osborn Street
Rossford, Ohio 43460
Monday, August 15, 2016
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Mayor, City of Oxford
City of Munroe Falls